Sunday, August 14

The king of Morocco says he wants to open an unprecedented stage with Spain

The King of Morocco, Mohamed VI, said this Friday that he works with “calm and responsibility” to reach an understanding with Spain and “inaugurate an unprecedented stage in relations between the two countries.”

He has said this in his speech on the 68th anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People, in which he has indicated that they hope “with confidence and optimism to resume the relationship with the Government of Spain and its President Pedro Sánchez”, which he wants to be based “in trust, transparency and mutual respect”.

Commitment to “strengthen the classical foundations” of the relationship between both countries

Spain and Morocco went through a crisis due to the hospital admission in Logroño of the General Secretary of the Polisario Front, Brahim Gali. Rabat helped more than 10,000 migrants to enter Ceuta.

According to Mohamed VI, Morocco has worked with Spain with “the greatest tranquility, total clarity and a spirit of responsibility” and is committed to “strengthening the classical foundations that underlie these relations, through a joint understanding of the interests of the two countries. neighbors”.

He added that he has followed “personally and directly the process of dialogue as well as the development of the talks,” which have aimed “not only to find a way out of this crisis, but also to take advantage of the opportunity to redefine the bases and parameters that govern these relations”.